Quotes: heels

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  • John Selden
    John Selden
    British Jurist, Statesman 1584-1654
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    'Tis not seasonable to call a man traitor, that has an army at his heels.
  • Arnold Bennett
    Arnold Bennett
    British novelist 1867-1931
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    A cause may be inconvenient, but it's magnificent. It's like champagne or high heels, and one must be prepared to suffer for it.
  • Carly Craig
    Carly Craig
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    A lot of female comedians will go up there in a sweatshirt and Converses, trying to dress themselves down, because it is sort of a boy's club. I'll go up in my heels. I like that people don't think I'll be funny. I'll take that on. I don't do standup comedy - I do standup and I do comedy, but I don't go up there and do jokes.
  • Barbara Tuchman
    Barbara Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
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    Business, like a jackal, trotted on the heels of war.
    Source: A Distant Mirror
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    Footnotes - little dogs yapping at the heels of the text
  • William Congreve
    William Congreve
    British Dramatist 1670-1729
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    Grief still treads upon the heels of pleasure.
  • William Congreve
    William Congreve
    British Dramatist 1670-1729
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    Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
  • Christopher Morley
    Christopher Morley
    American Novelist, Journalist, Poet 1890-1957
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    High heels were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.
  • Marilyn Monroe
    Marilyn Monroe
    American actress 1926-1962
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    I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
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    I have to be honest, I don't pay as much attention to women's fashion, but being a sneaker head, I do like it when a girl can rock a nice pair of sneakers. Not every girl can do it. Every girl looks good in heels - that's a given - but not every girl can look good in fresh kicks.
  • Busy Philipps
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    I think it's important for kids to express themselves with bad fashion. I struggle a little bit now because I have a daughter and I feel with fashion, like they're sexualizing the kids so young. Little kids in high heels and that kind of thing is really difficult for me to wrap my head around.
  • Carine Roitfeld
    Carine Roitfeld
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    It's true I always like to mix femininity and something a bit masculine. It's the reason I love skirts with high heels and tights, and no handbag because I love having my hands in my pockets.
  • Bob Thaves
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    Remember, Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did, but backwards and in high heels.
    Source: Frank and Ernest (1982)
  • Minna Antrim
    Minna Antrim
    American writer 1861-1950
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    Satiety is a mongrel that barks at the heels of plenty.
  • Carey Mulligan
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    Sometimes it's so weird just to do an interview. This morning I was back in my parents' house, with my brother, and we went for a jog together, then had breakfast as a family. And a couple of hours later I'm wearing high heels and a dress and makeup, and talking about my job.
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